16. July 2017 - 14:00 till 19:00
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10,000 Maniacs return to Griffis Sculpture Park | Griffis Sculpture Park & The Essex Arts Center | Sunday, 16. July 2017

Benefit concert for Griffis Sculpture Park. 10,000 Maniacs will perform the entire "In My Tribe" album. Rolling Stone magazine named "In My Tribe" one of the "100 greatest albums of the 1980s." Celebrating their 35th year as a band, 10,000 Maniacs continue to make albums and sell out shows throughout the country.

Jim Donovan & Sun King Warriors will bring their danceable rock/world beat sounds to the stage. Jim Donovan was one of the founding members of Rusted Root.

Performers from Sly Boots Circus will be entertaining the crowd throughout the day with drum and dance performances.

Erie, PA touring performer Tyler Smilo will open the concert at 2 p.m.

Tickets are $20 advance, $25 day of show. Children 12 and under free. Tickets can be purchased online at www.eventbrite.com Gates for the show open at 2:00 p.m., with music starting at 2:00 p.m.

The concert will feature music, activities, artists, food and beer services. Concert attendees can take in the 250 sculptures that reside throughout the trails of the park, making it the United States largest outdoor sculpture park. The events will be taking place on the top of the hill at the Mill Valley site of the park. Guests must be able to endure a 10 minute walk uphill to the festival site. There will be a shuttle service that will help attendees get to the concert area. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs.